April 12, 2021– “When the Rolling Stones released” Gimme Shelter “in 1969, everyone recognized Mick Jagger. But at the time, no one knew who that voice belonged to, you know, the only one. It was Merry Clayton, one of the backup singers. most sought after of his time. ” In the decades that followed he rose to fame, but his upward trajectory was put on hold when a car accident resulted in the amputation of both legs. “Now, almost seven years after her accident, Merry Clayton is back with a new solo album, Beautiful Scars.” These NPR pieces share more. (0 readings)
To take actionReflect on the beautiful scars you have witnessed in your own life.